Evolution of the Trucking Industry

Evolution of the Trucking Industry

No matter where you drive on America’s highway you see long-haul trucks transporting freight, goods, and materials from one place to another. Trucking is American commerce’s lifeblood. Without shipping services in Utah or any other of the 49 states, there would be no stocked shelves in grocery stores, clothing in your favorite boutique, and your…

Shipping Company’s Role in Supply Chain Management

Shipping Company’s Role in Supply Chain Management

Shipping companies in Utah offer different services and their services have changed over the years into logistical solutions for supply chains. Good shipping companies handle shipping and transportation. They provide forward-thinking warehouse management, order fulfillment,  inbound freight coordination, outbound, and delivery. Essentially, shipping companies in Utah handle every phase of supply chain management and keep…

Technology and Future of Trucking

Technology and the Future of Trucking

Truckers report that the trucking industry will go through many changes over the next ten years – more than changes that have happened in the last 100 years. Truckers say that shipping companies in Utah will need to get prepared by accepting that technology, telematics, going green, and driverless trucks are quickly becoming a part…

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Trucking Industry Driver Shortages

Trucking Industry Driver Shortages In an article from the American Trucking Association, it is reported that the trucking industry – responsible for transporting over 70 percent of goods in the US – faces a serious shortage of qualified drivers. Estimates state there is a need to hire nearly 900,000 new operators over the next ten…